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Stand Up Paddle Lessons and Tours. Learn to SUP in a laid-back environment. Lots of individual attention. Explore the coast line doing an easy down-wind run. Enjoy the beautiful ocean, get a little exercise and have lots of fun! Private lessons...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816
+1 808-286-0309
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

We can’t say enough about how much we loved our SUP session with Vanya. Being beginners, she was so patient with us and great at explaining how it all works. Leading up to the day, she kept checking the weather conditions to make sure it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Vicki V
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Vanya is amazing! she was the best teacher and very patient. She took lots of pictures and sent them right away. She even provided cookies and water afterwards. She is great at customer service and makes you feel so safe. You will have tons of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 6, 2017

I've always liked to go with smaller businesses like Three Friends SUP because they tend to have more personal service. First off, Vanya was exceptional! She responded quickly to my emails (which were many) and it was easy to set up a time and place...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Patrick O
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I booked a lesson. After some on shore instructions we were off paddling. Vanya was very helpful and all communication was excellent. We met in Hawaii Kai, an area of the island we have not spent much time. Enjoyed the views and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

It was our first time visitng Oahu my girlfriend and I and the one thing we wanted to try was Stand Up Paddling. Googled which place would be best to experience it, that is when I learned about Three friends SUP, I read the reviews...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

We're in our 60s and wanted to do this, and chose just the right person. Vanya was clear with all communication and easy to locate at the beach with her instructions. She was patient and informative, especially that although we're both keen on the water,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

We booked as a family of four and really enjoyed ourselves. Communication while booking was good and we met at the beach location without any problems as directions were clear. A short instruction on land and then we were in the water. Vanya was great....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Was a tad nervous to start As not a water baby! Communication was excellent with Vanya from initial enquiry. After a quick run through on the land we were quickly paddling around in the shallows on a local beach past Waikiki(no waves!!!). We spent at...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 7, 2016

I did a solo 2-hour lesson with Vanya at Ala Moana Beach Park in the late afternoon, and had a great time. This was my first paddleboarding experience and I wasn't sure what to expect, but Vanya is a very fine instructor and I did...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I did a 2-hour SUP lesson with Vanya in the late afternoon and had such a great time. She picked a venue close to where we were staying. Vanya was very patient even though I was a pretty terrible and slow learner....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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